'I shot two white kids': Accused Kenosha shooter to face homicide charges in Wisconsin

An Illinois judge on Friday ordered Kyle Rittenhouse to be extradited to Wisconsin, where he faces homicide charges in Kenosha County.         [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
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Texans cast 9 million early votes, becoming the first state to surpass total 2016 turnout

Two election forecasters have moved Texas into "toss-up" territory amid a surge in new voters
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Called it.

I'd been holding off on registering for SHOT Show 2021 because I knew this was going to happen... Given the amount of international travel required and the fact that not only will the 'Rona still be running around, but it'll be in the middle of regular flu season, too (and this year I got flattened by the regular old flu and spent half of SHOT in my hotel room wishing I was dead), I didn't think there was a hope in hell of them going forward with it in January. EDITED TO ADD: I LOL'ed ...
Tags: News, Guns, Tam, Rona, Suckage, SHOT Show 2021

Three Thai pro-democracy leaders in hospital

Three prominent Thai pro-democracy leaders were in hospital on Saturday after chaotic scenes outside a Bangkok police station overnight as officers tried to slap them with further criminal charges.
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Lawn in the News: White House Troubles, a CBS Promo for Scotts

White House Lawn In our continuing effort to keep you informed about the White House grounds – not because those 17 acres are important in the grand scheme, but because it’s our beat! From the Washington Post: On Aug. 27, Trump delivered his address formally accepting the Republican nomination on the South Lawn before an estimated 1,500 supporters seated on chairs. The president spoke from an enormous stage built in front of the South Portico of the White House. It was flanked by massive tel...
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SAG-AFTRA Launches Probe of Racism Allegations by Stunt Performers

The SAG-AFTRA National Board is creating a task force to investigate allegations of racist practices in the stunt community. SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris said, “We have heard the personal stories of paintdowns, wiggings, harassment, and bias and we stand together to say ‘no more’. This board recommitted itself to our mission of diversity, equity and […]
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Woman Killed In Hit-And-Run Near Antelope, CHP Says

ANTELOPE (CBS13) – Authorities are searching for the driver that killed a woman in a hit-and-run near Antelope, the California Highway Patrol said on Friday. At around 7 p.m., a car driving northbound on Watt Avenue at Elverta Road hit and killed a woman who was not in a crosswalk, investigators said. The woman’s identity has not yet been released but the CHP said she was in her 40s. The driver drove away from the scene and a description of the vehicle was not yet available. CBS13 will bring you...
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Stars of 'Hocus Pocus' reunite alongside Meryl Streep and more

Bette Midler has officially won Halloween.
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Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy reunite for 'Hocus Pocus' reunion alongside Meryl Streep and more

Bette Midler has officially won Halloween.

A power company's electrical equipment started one of the most destructive fires in California history

A 2018 wildfire that killed three and destroyed more than 1,600 structures in California was sparked by Southern California Edison's utility equipment in fierce winds, according to a redacted investigative report determining the origin of the fire.
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Philippines orders thousands of evacuations ahead of 2020’s strongest storm

System with 265km/h winds is expected to make landfall on Sunday on main island of Luzon, home to Manila Philippine officials have ordered evacuation of thousands of residents in the southern part of the main Luzon island as a category-5 storm that is the world’s strongest this year approaches.Typhoon Goni, with 215km/h (133 mph) sustained winds and gusts of up to 265km/h (164 mph), will make landfall on Sunday as the strongest typhoon to hit the Philippines since Haiyan, which killed more than ...
Tags: World news, Asia Pacific, Philippines, Haiyan, Extreme Weather, Manila, Luzon, Goni, Coronavirus

NSW and Queensland storms: weather bureau warns of flash-flooding, hail and wind

Bureau of Meteorology issues warning for severe thunderstorms along Australia’s eastern coast as well as inlandMore hail, flash-flooding and damaging winds are on the way for the entire New South Wales coast but the state’s week of wild weather is almost over.NSW has been lashed by rain and wind since last Friday but one more day of miserable conditions is forecast for Saturday. Continue reading...
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Don Lemon wonders how 'awful' comment helps Trump

CNN's Don Lemon is left baffled after President Trump pushed a baseless conspiracy theory at one of his rallies in Michigan, claiming that "our doctors get more money if somebody dies from Covid."
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Judge Rejects Trump Appointee’s Attempt To Keep Band Member Jailed Over Photo Shoot

"Here in America, we don't lock people up for their First Amendment rights," Coffman says the judge told the prosecutor.
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Judge considers prompting USPS to take more steps to deliver ballots on time

A federal judge is considering whether the US Postal Service should take even more steps before Election Day so absentee ballots can be delivered quickly and before voting deadlines.
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Live election updates: Minnesota Gov. thanks Trump for 'finally following public health guidance at a campaign rally'

The Trump campaign had to change venues a few times before the event on Friday.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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In Frida Kahlo's old home, Day of the Dead 'offering' honors artists felled by pandemics

A traditional Day of the Dead "offering" in Frida Kahlo's iconic home in Mexico City has taken on a wider artistic homage, with an exhibition helped by French designer Jean Paul Gaultier also remembering artists who have died in past pandemics. Mexico's Day of the Dead festival blends Catholic rituals with the pre-Hispanic belief that the dead return once a year from the underworld, and seeks to celebrate the continuity of life. Traditionally, Mexicans build Day of the Dead altars in their hom...
Tags: News, Mexico, Mexico City, Catholic, Jean Paul Gaultier, Frida Kahlo

Teen charged with killing 2 Kenosha protesters extradited to Wisconsin

Lawyers for the Illinois teen have said he was acting in self-defense during protests in Kenosha, Wisconsin, following the police shooting of Jacob Blake.
Tags: News, Wisconsin, Illinois, Kenosha, Kenosha Wisconsin

Texas GOP senator didn't "graduate" from Oxford University law program, as claimed in prior campaign

Cornyn attacked an opponent a few years later for "padding his resume," referencing a lie about a college degree
Tags: News, Oxford University, Cornyn, Texas GOP

Powerful earthquake jolts Turkey and Greece, killing at least 26

At least 26 people have been killed in Turkey and Greece after a powerful earthquake hit the Aegean Sea on Friday afternoon, sending buildings crashing down and triggering what authorities have called a "mini tsunami."
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Stockton Woman Indicted In Mail, Bank Fraud Schemes

STOCKTON (CBS13) – A federal grand jury returned a 17-count indictment to a Stockton woman accused of mail and bank fraud schemes targeting unemployment benefits and identity theft victims, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced on Friday. Rhiannon Ausk, 24, was charged with mail and bank fraud, aggravated identity theft, possession of stolen U.S. mail, unlawful possession of Postal Service keys and obstruction of justice, said Scott, with the U.S. Department of Justice Eastern District of Ca...
Tags: Crime, News, Local, Syndicated Local, Stockton, Postal Service, Department Of Justice, Northern California, Scott, Department of Labor, McGregor W Scott, Stockton News, Stockton Woman Indicted In Mail Bank Fraud Schemes, Rhiannon Ausk, Ausk

Dunkin' is going private in $11.3 billion deal

Dunkin' is being acquired in an $11.3 billion deal.
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Bette Midler, Meryl Streep and Mariah Carey Featured in Starry ‘Hocus Pocus’ Reunion Fundraiser

The cast of “Hocus Pocus” reunited to conjure up funds for the New York Restoration Project, a nonprofit founded by Bette Midler that aims to create a greener and more sustainable New York City. The virtual Hulaween benefit, “In Search of The Sanderson Sisters, A Hocus Pocus Hulaween Takeover,” took place Friday, with stars of […]
Tags: News, New York City, Meryl Streep, Bette Midler, Mariah Carey, Hocus Pocus, New York Restoration Project, Bette Midler Meryl Streep

Videotape Reveals Early Corporate-Funded Plans To Try To Overturn A Trump Loss

The right-wing group behind the "Stand your ground" laws began working in February to challenge a Trump election defeat.
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There is no evidence to back the claim the President made at a Michigan rally that medical workers are inflating the Covid-19 death count to get more money

President Donald Trump on Friday baselessly claimed that doctors are inflating the coronavirus death count for monetary gain while cases, hospitalizations and deaths surge across the country.
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Trump baselessly claims doctors are inflating coronavirus death counts for money as cases again hit record levels

President Donald Trump on Friday baselessly claimed that doctors are inflating the coronavirus death count for monetary gain while cases, hospitalizations and deaths surge across the country.
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‘Sisterhood’ Series Lenses Amidst Malaysia’s COVID Restrictions

“Sisterhood”, a new 40-episode Chinese-language drama series has started shooting at Iskandar Malaysia Studios, amid a continuing wave of COVID19 infections in the South-east Asian country. Producers have had to comply with COVID-19 shooting guidelines from Malaysia’s National Film Development Corporation (FINAS), including online production meetings, mask mandates for production staff, mandatory contact tracing via […]
Tags: Asia, News, Global, Production, Malaysia, South, Sisterhood, reStart, Coronavirus, COVID, National Film Development Corporation FINAS, Iskandar Malaysia Studios

A New Orleans police officer on patrol in the French Quarter was shot in the face by a pedicab passenger, superintendent says

A New Orleans police officer was shot in the face and another was injured Friday when a passenger in a pedicab in the French Quarter fired at their vehicle, the city's police superintendent said.
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WNBA star Sue Bird, USWNT stalwart Megan Rapinoe announce their engagement

WNBA star Sue Bird and USWNT standout Megan Rapinoe are engaged. Bird shared the news with a post on social media Friday night.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Bird, Usa Today, Megan Rapinoe, Sue Bird, Sue Bird USWNT

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